Biden warns of dire consequences for Trump's "obstacles" to the stimulus plan

US President-elect Joe Biden warned, Saturday, of "dire consequences" if outgoing President Donald Trump continues to delay the signing of the economic stimulus plan approved by Congress to confront the consequences of the "Covid-19" epidemic. Trump cast doubt on a long-awaited aid package last w

U.S. suspects Iranians created website threatening U.S. election officials

U.S. security agencies said on Wednesday they had highly credible information indicating that Iranian cyber actors were responsible for creating a website earlier this month featuring death threats aimed at U.S. election officials. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Homeland Security Dep

'It's not going anywhere': Republicans reject Trump's campaign to overturn election result

Several senior Republican senators on Monday acknowledged Democrat Joe Biden as the country's president-elect after the Electoral College affirmed his victory, and in Congress rejected the idea of overturning the 2020 presidential election. As a few of President Donald Trump's most loyal bac

US Electoral College confirms Biden election victory

US President-elect Joe Biden clears 270-vote threshold in Electoral College count, formalizing his victory. Biden has cleared the 270-electoral-vote mark to formalize his presidential victory with California’s 55 votes.The voting milestone came late Monday when California electors affirmed Bi

Trump lashes out at Supreme Court, Barr as efforts to overturn election fizzle

President Donald Trump lambasted the Supreme Court on Saturday for declining to take a case he hoped would overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s election victory and called Attorney General William Barr a “disappointment.” On Friday evening the nation’s high court rejected

Supreme Court rejects Republican attack on Biden victory

The US Supreme Court on Friday rejected a long-shot lawsuit by Texas, as President Donald Trump’s baseless efforts to undermine it, and the consequences of those undemocratic actions, will linger in America for far longer. Trump is seeking to throw out voting results in four states, dealing

Several U.S. states back Texas bid to upend Biden election win at Supreme Court

Seventeen U.S. states yesterday filed a brief at the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a bid by Texas to overturn the presidential election results.

Donald Trump pins final election challenge hopes on Texas lawsuit

Donald Trump’s campaign asked to join a Texas lawsuit challenging the president’s election defeat at the US Supreme Court. The move came as 17 other states filed in support of a case that has been called a publicity stunt. While presenting no evidence of fraud, the campaign cited the

Trump shakes up foreign policy one month after losing election

President Donald Trump will have to move out of the White House next month, but that has not stopped him from foreign policy shakeups in the month after he lost the election to Joe Biden. Several of the moves – which involve countries including the UAE, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia and

Georgia governor again rejects lawmakers replacing electors as Trump demanded

Georgia’s governor is again telling lawmakers that he won’t call a special session to overturn Georgia’s election results and appoint 16 presidential electors who would support Republican President Donald Trump instead of Democratic president-elect Joe Biden.Republican Brian Kemp

Donald Trump calls on Georgia governor to reject election result

US President Donald Trump campaigned in Georgia on Saturday for two Republican senators at a rally that some in his party feared could end up hurting, not helping, their chances by focusing on his efforts to reverse his own election defeat. In his first rally appearance since he lost to Democrat

Trump falsely claims he won Georgia as he stumps for two Republican candidates

President Donald Trump kicked off his Saturday night rally in Georgia for Republican senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue by recycling the falsehood that he won the state. “You know we won Georgia, just so you understand,” Trump told the large crowd gathered for the first post-ele

Biden officially secures enough electors to become president

California certified its presidential election Friday and appointed 55 electors pledged to vote for Democrat Joe Biden, officially handing him the Electoral College majority needed to win the White House.Secretary of State Alex Padilla’s formal approval of Biden’s win in the state brou

Biden to carry Georgia after second recount: state election official

Democrat Joe Biden is headed toward victory in Georgia in the 2020 U.S. presidential election after the state’s second recount, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said on Wednesday, rejecting false claims of fraud in the race. “It looks like Vice President Biden will be carrying Ge

Trump threatens to veto defence bill over social media protection

US President Donald Trump threatened to veto a major military funding bill unless Congress removed a liability law protecting social media companies he has regularly accused of bias. Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act legally distances social media companies from the content posted by

No evidence of fraud that would change election outcome, says US Attorney General

US Attorney General William Barr said on Tuesday that the Justice Department has not found evidence of widespread voter fraud that would change the outcome of the 2020 presidential election. His comments come despite President Donald Trump’s repeated claims that the election was stolen, and

Wisconsin confirms result handing state's presidential contest to Biden

The Wisconsin Elections Commission’s chair on Monday confirmed the election result in the state following a recount in two counties, bringing Democratic President-elect Joe Biden closer to an official Electoral College victory in the key swing state.

Trump announces he is fighting for the 74 million Americans who voted for him

US President Donald Trump said, Monday, November 30, 2020, that he is fighting for the 74 million Americans who voted for him, referring to the legal battles his legal team is waging to nullify the results of the presidential elections. "I am not fighting for myself, but for 74 million Americans